Tag Archives: Small Business

Pearls of Wisdom for the Passionate Woman Entrepreneur

Anyone familiar with how a pearl is created, knows each pearl is unique and rare, created individually over time. An oyster builds, layer by layer, around a simple piece of “grit,” a beautiful and valued gem. Each of us as … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – KAE Imagery – Photography Studio – Scranton, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce that on October 7th, 2016, KAE Imagery opened its doors in Downtown Scranton. The studio is owned and operated by professional photographers, Emily Taylor, Alex Seeley, and Kyle … Continue reading

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ServSafe Food Safety Certification for Your Business

Did you know we offer the ServSafe® Food Safety Certification Class and Exam? We provide not only essential information needed to provide safe food, but also critical information to help your food business succeed! For more information, go to the … Continue reading

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New Small Business Alert – Hanna’s Farm Market – Pocono Lake, PA

[Pocono Lake, PA]– The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center was proud to be on hand as Hanna’s Farm Market welcomed the community at its Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting ceremony held on April 16th, 2016. State Senator Mario Scavello, State Representative … Continue reading

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Small Businesses Need to Push those Gift Cards

If you’re not promoting the sale of gift cards/certificates this holiday, you’re making a big mistake! Cardhub.com projects that gift card sales will reach $131 billion this year continuing a solid streak of increases since 2010. For small businesses that continue to struggle … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Unisex Beauty Supply & Salon – Milford PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of another new local business, Unisex Beauty Supply & Salon, Milford, PA. The SBDC was able to assist owners Susan Brown and Gina Bonanno start this … Continue reading

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Introducing the New Scranton SBDC Small Business Mobile App

Whether you are looking to start a business or grow an existing business, the new mobile app from The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center could be the next step for you. According to an article from the New … Continue reading

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Challenges Of Owning A Seasonal Business

Seasonal businesses are a lot more difficult to manage than the other businesses. For some retailers, holiday season sales represent more than two quarter of yearly totals. However, those who operate seasonal businesses the sales depend solely on the season. … Continue reading

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Starting a Small Business in Montrose, PA – 6/18/2015

Join The University of Scranton SBDC for The First Step: Starting Your Small Business Seminar on June 18, 2015 from Noon to 2:00 p.m. with the Montrose Area Chamber of Commerce in Montrose, PA.

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Starting a Business in Tunkhannock PA – June 17, 2015

Join The University of Scranton SBDC for The First Step: Starting Your Small Business Seminar on June 17, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce in Tunkhannock, PA.

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